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Intoxicated Man Carrying Guns at Danbury Shooting Range Arrested

Intoxicated Man Carrying Guns at Danbury Shooting Range Arrested

Patrick Straub, 38, of Danbury is facing charges after state police said he was handling guns while intoxicated at a gun range in Danbury in the presence of dozens of people including children, state police. State police responded to the Wooster Mountain gun range at 74 Sugar Hollow Road after the manager of the state-operated facility reported to authorities that there was an intoxicated man ther... »

New California Laws to Take Effect in 2016

New California Laws to Take Effect in 2016

Three gun safety laws will go into effect in beginning January 1st. in California. AB 1014 will allow family members to obtain a restraining order temporarily barring gun ownership for a relative they believe to be at risk of committing an act of violence. SB 199 will expand existing law to require realistic looking airsoft guns to have special features to distinguish them as toys. SB 707 will pro... »

H-E-B will not permit customers to openly carry guns

H-E-B will not permit customers to openly carry guns

Supermarket chain H-E-B in Texas will not permit customers to openly carry guns in its stores even when the new state law legalizing open carry starts in January. H-E-B has started to post signs at its entrances prohibiting open carry. A H-E-B spokeswoman says the company is maintaining a long-held policy to only permit concealed carry in its stores. Texas will become the 45th state to legalize we... »

Cops Recovered Three Stolen Museum Guns

Cops Recovered Three Stolen Museum Guns

Police have recovered three pistols taken in November from a glass case in the Museum of the West in downtown Grand Junction. Grand Junction police say their investigation is continuing. The three pistols included two Glock semiautomatic handguns carried by Mesa County sheriffs Stan Hilkey and Riecke Claussen and a gold-plated Colt Bisley .38 caliber revolver carried by Leo Carillo as Pancho in a ... »

Woman charged in army gun theft release under a series of strict conditions

Woman charged in army gun theft release under a series of strict conditions

26-year-old Ashley Bigsbee from Boston charged in connection with the theft of guns from a Worcester Army Reserve Center has been released pending trial. The Telegram & Gazette reports that a federal judge on Wednesday allowed Bigsbee to go free under certain conditions, including a curfew, GPS monitoring, following a job training and education program, and staying drug-free. Bigsbee has been ... »

Police arrested two boys, ages 12 and 13

Police arrested two boys, ages 12 and 13

Two boys, ages 12 and 13, were arrested Tuesday afternoon after they reportedly drank cough syrup, huffed rubber cement and pointed realistic-looking replica guns at vehicles in eastern Sioux Falls. Police caught up with the boys at the KFC at 3601 E. 10th St. at 2:38 p.m. after an employee noticed them drinking cough syrup with their water, Lt. Dave McIntire said. Though witnesses reported seeing... »

Police Confistated over 100 Guns from Warren Man

Police Confistated over 100 Guns from Warren Man

In Warren, Mass. Police confiscated over 100 firearms and hundreds of rounds of ammunition from a man who allegedly made threats. Members of a SWAT team and other officers arrested 45-year-old Daniel Peristere, around 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Warren police said they obtained a warrant for his arrest and a search warrant for his home at 528 Reed St. in Warren. Daniel Peristere had been reported to police... »

Bus stopped for report of teens with guns

Bus stopped for report of teens with guns

A Madison Metro bus was pulled over and cleared Wednesday as police ordered two teens to the floor after a passenger said the teens had guns, according to a release. Police pulled the bus over just before noon on Shopko Drive, and after getting several uninvolved passengers off the bus, they ordered the teens to the floor, officials said. The 15- and 17-year-old boys had multiple BB guns, BBs and ... »

Man Accused of Stealing Guns Waived Preliminary Hearing

Man Accused of Stealing Guns Waived Preliminary Hearing

41-year-old Carlos Bejarano-Rodriguez accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of guns is headed to district court. Bejarano-Rodriguez was arrested in November following a month-long investigation involving the Stanton County Sheriff’s office as well as Columbus and West Point police. Rodriguez waived his preliminary hearing in Stanton County Court Tuesday. Bejarano-Rodriguez and 38-year-old... »

Georgia Woman Pushes for Law Banning Purchase of Guns During Divorce

Georgia Woman Pushes for Law Banning Purchase of Guns During Divorce

A bill that would prevent spouses in a divorce process from buying guns is being pushed by Assistant District Attorney April Ross. According to the New York Daily News Ross was shot by her husband, Tranard McConnell just days after filing for divorce in April 2014. Investigators say McConnell then shot himself and was found dead in a graveyard. A Marietta senator filed the bill. “Divorces an... »

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